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here this stated that he saw the blue angels many of times. >> i always love the show and it is just spectacular. the jets they complement one another. the blue angels performed about 40 minutes and they finished up about 3:45 p.m. to 3:50 p.m.. i want to show you one more thing that after the blue angels finished the american cup races started. these racing sailboats are out there racing as we speak right now. >> and the american cup and the fleet week are just a few of the even scorn on this weekend. watching the blue angels horn or the fleet week or the giants? just a beeper is here with a contin beiber is here with a concert. we will have the poll results coming up and a few minutes. >> the weather is cooperating. we can see there is a crazy mixture of clouds. we are seeing quite a few sun breaks. it is cooler in the inland valley. it is 68 degrees in new bottle and 68 degrees in concord. tomorrow looks to be very similar to what we saw today. sunday it will be a different story. the chance of rain will be in your extended forecast. >> kron 4 will bring you the blue angels show
>> the top story this morning on october the sixth. the blue angels will be taking to the skies. also this, gas prices are soaring. this is forcing some gas stations to close and some are charging higher prices. >> when it comes to the latest job report. we have more on our top story this morning. we will first get a check of the weather. >> you can see that it looks beautiful outside. it will not be as high as it was earlier this week. in the evening you will see the clouds roll back in. about noon time it will be clearing. it will gradually pushed back in the overnight hours. the current temperatures are in the '50s. up or four days in san rosa. 76 degrees this afternoon and antioch. the north bay can expect '70s. we will have your full extended forecast coming up. >> we will meet good weather because we are expecting about 1 million visitors. if this fleet week. city officials stated that they are ready for the crops.owds. >> we have been working on this since the spring time. we have looked at the numbers from past events and we predict that maybe $250 of people will show we
. and the blue angels put on another spectacular air show. we will bring you all the details. the ibm marty gonzales. isabel is off. but thousand people already out power in hayward. a car hit a power pole knocking out electricity. we will have a update soon with a news crew on the way. janu? >> good morning this is the the bridge toll plaza checking out the fog tracker 4. and we will continue to see that through 10:00 a.m. with and not until after the noon what we could see widespread sunshine. another nice mild day. and for the temperatures? 56 degrees. and chilly in san jose. 60s in oakland, concord. with low 50s through livermore with 60s for the east bayshore. 70's, as you can see with 73 degrees expected in napa. showers on your extendd forecast. details on that, coming up. >> san francisco investigators are looking for two men after one and try to run over a police officer. ch shots rang out-- presidio on lincoln. they spotted a suspect that was trying to break into a parked vehicle. and once that officer and suspect were in each other's vision the suspect tried to run over the offic
for the blue angels. however, let us also check the commute with iraq,. >> good morning, james. there are no problems on the freeways. eric utt-- >> good morning, james. and erica with just a few cardwith not many problems just a few-cars. with the fremont maze and the westbound, east bound, just 13 minutes from each and from the golden gate, practically no cars. it is practically all yours coming out of marin county. on the traffic map, looking good to the 680 interchange. nothing to worry about coming down the nimitz freeway. as return our attention to the north bay we are seeing plenty of grain. this speeds over 50 m.p.h. and that drive time of 23 mph out of novado. before we get to what weather. 23 -- m.p.h. drive time. there is >> fifty's right now through san francisco. and well as concord, 58 degrees in oakland. 50 degrees in santa rosa. 57 degrees in livermore. we are going to track those temperatures on futurecast. by 10:00 a.m. will start to see those 60s indicated by the green card by noon, 60s it is not until the afternoon when we could see those so the four degrees
. >>pam: the blue angels are on their way to san jose international airport. just before fleet week. charles clifford is like. charles? >> right now i am at the runway at s f o. they are giving us a great shot. this is expected at 6:15 and this is video from years past. we are told that they will all right information. and they will execute a couple of maneuvers. and they will make landing gears and they are the main attraction at san francisco fleet week. they are going to be practicing and on friday, saturday, sunday they will be performing the philip between 3:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m. and we are here that they are flying in from hawaii. and even just a short time ago that the refueling plane they are having difficulty over the pacific. it is possible there will not all our ride tonight but we are expecting some of them are around 6:15. a riveting. we will hope to have that for you like. and polls will be arriving hopefully by 6:15 reporting live, charles clifford. >> some great animation to give you an animation and the blue angels aerodynamics. with this indictment 360. check it out. i
conditions with drive times running 18 to 22 minutes. overhead kron4 blue angels live will be this saturday at 3:00 p.m.. our cameras will be positioned everywhere to give you the best view of the blue angels as they fly over the bay. >> watching gas prices the of seen a major spike. we have a bit of a shortage going on in california. gas prices in the bay area are spiking day after day. it is fo59--a $4.59 a gallon. the august 6th fire at the chevron refinery it left one of our largest refineries producing at partial capacity. we have a chevron pipeline that moves crude oil and northern california that has been shut down. it is up a dollar a gallon for crude oil, that is what the cassations pay for. expect the prices to continue to raise. >> albany's police chief... >> even though the teacher has committed suicide the case will move forward. a lot of people are still angry at the police department for him being arrested. they swear the police department made a mistake when arrested james is in the psych. he is 28 and ht albany middle school for a while. he was found inside a car earlier th
to me. >> in san jose, rob fladeboe, kron 4. >>pam: with just a few more days before the big blue angels are on saturday. you are going to be able to watch that show, live. there was a different kind of sense. today this looked like a war movie on ocean beach. check it out. this hovercraft. just to show how we can help the bay area during a major disaster at maureen kelly. >> with vehicles like this have been used in combat and humanitarian crisis around the globe. this is carrying an ambulance with a vehicle for supplies. like water that can be scarce during a national disaster like a major earthquake. also a bulldozer. san francisco and fire chief were on hand. with this mobile unit nearby. rapidly deployable, this surgical item can be up and running in as little as one hour toward this medical response team is battle tested but they still will colter's simulation testing several times in order to keep their skills as sharp as their tools. the military demonstration is found to be reassuring. >> we have experience with haiti, japan, not just afghanistan. hopefully, will not have to use
with the blue angels! we'll show you the video. >> and later in this broadcast, one of the 49ers, divisional foes on the field. we'll have those highlights, and bochy at work today. he's announced two of his starters. and our review of the a's. s >>> five people have died, and 30 others in six states are ill after receiving steroid shots for back pain. they all contracted a rare form of meningitis. and officials are concerned that hundreds, perhaps thousands, may have received the tainted steroid injections. a steroid from a specialty pharmacy in massachusetts is now suspected. that pharmacy issued a recall last week and has shut down operations. the steroid was sent to 75 facilities in 23 states, including california. >>> american airlines says that its mechanics will fix the floor mounts in 48 of its 757 planes in order to prevent the seats coming loose. engineers figured out an additional preventative step to upgrade the mechanism that locks the seats to the floor. the carrier said 50 flights were canceled today, and 44 would be scrapped tomorrow because of the work. >> much cooler out th
weekend the jets had some competition. >> we come down here every year see the blue angels and americas cup was here, too. >> from marina dreams, fans got a prerare air show, then the teams set sail for the latest stage of the competition. >> when it's on tv we watch it, but since it was here, we came. >> sailing and aerial acrobatics would be plenty for a fun weekend-but keep in mind this is a big bay weekend. the annual castro street fair, and even on such busy weekend, people drove in to be here. >> we thought it would be so bad, because it's ten million things happening, and literally we got here quicker than we normally do. >> but with so much going on public transportation became one of the most sensible ways of navigating the city, including those at a music festival. lodging was at a premium. >> i had to look a lot in order to find a deal, and i still saved. >> and as if there wasn't enough going on, the italian american parade added one more attraction. reporter: to get an idea of exactly how many more people are here than usual, i checked in with san francisco muni. they tell
the blue angels they are going to soar starting today. america's cup racing giants first playoff game. host of big concerts. >> the weather will be closely watched by you and lisa argen in for mike. >>> good morning. plenty of low clouds and fog this morning to inland valleys this is live doppler atop of mount st. helena, monday we could be picking up raindrops. right now a lot of moisture due to low clouds and fog. along the coast upper 50s with the clouds, thin out throughout the afternoon and we'll see low to mid 60s should be pleasant, around the bay. cloudy to start out, mid 60s by noontime, mix of clouds and sun to the lower 70s by the afternoon. filter out fog, but it is everywhere this morning, we'll look for slow clearing by noontime with upper 70s, a few degrees cooler inland. >>> good morning. happy friday. a live look at bay bridge toll, metering lights not on yet, minor delay if you are paying cash headed into san francisco otherwise it is smooth sailing. wanted to show you the abc7 traffic waze app great tool to get around all these events this weekend in san francisco or else
.d. power and associates appeal award two years in a row. ♪ >>> from the blue angels to blue grass, lots going on in the bay area, and a million people expected to join in on the fun, we'll tell you what's on the list, and how to get around it. >> going to be exciting. welcome back to mornings on two. >> big crowds are expected san francisco today, because a lot of this weekend's events are happening there, and we are live alone the embarcadero where things are getting busy. >> reporter: if you can avoid driving to san francisco, that would be a really good idea to leave your car at home of the we just had someone come up and say that she was charged $45 to park down in the embarcadero, so parking is at a high premium, at not only will the streets be crowded, some will be closed, like the embarcadero, for the entire weekend, it's going to be just one lane of traffic heading northbound. you can see the cars slowing down. in the right-hand lane, that's an expanded bike line. of the bicycle coalition will offer free bike valet service, another reason why they're encouraging people to bike o
week kicks off and will have the blue angels had on the air shows saturday, sunday on the waterfront. and the anticipated bluegrass festival is friday, saturday, sunday on golden gate park. also look for the italian heritage parade. and the castro street district in dimension the giants play off? we do not know what time or the playoff teams but we do know that they will play on saturday sunday at 49ers at candlestick park. city officials say the best bet is public transportation. fifth there will be additional service available and also, the bike coalition saying that there will be a special bike route and free secure bike parking at many of these events. and now chief south bay stanford hosting arizona and the material girl herself, don it is going to be at c h p pavilion saturday, sunday. and madonna. and also justin biever will be at the oracle theater. cal football on saturday night and do not forecast there's the possibility of the playoff at the coliseum of the oakland a's. get ready. plenty to choose from. >> thank you. and after the blue angels they have already wrapped up t
in. [ sound of blue angel jets ] >> reporter: that was the blue angels as they did a practice round yesterday. don't drive. that is the best advice. it shouldn't be a huge shocker but parking will be hard in the san francisco area. to avoid most gridlock, you can avoid the waterfront, use side streets. maybe the san mateo bridge might be a good option, bay bridge, golden gate bridge very popular and going to be very busy. now, if fleet week and america's cup weren't enough we made a map of a few of the other things going on. we have hardly strictly bluegrass, that's in golden gate park. giants games over at at&t. 49ers, castro street fair, italian heritage parade, and then outside of the city florence & the machine performing in mountain view, madonna in san jose, justin bieber is in town. we also got a cal game so, whew, there's just so much going on! ! it makes me exhaust the just to talk about it. so it's going to be a busy weekend. use mass transit if you can. bart ferries muni are all stepping up service. bart told us they have not
go later on in the day with the practicing of the blue angels. so you are going to see them around 1:00. that is when you can start looking in the air and they will do a couple of passes. around 3:00 they will start doing some practice maneuvers as well. let's show you video of them from last year. this is what is going to be a very busy weekend. of course they will be doing a show on friday, saturday and sunday. aside from the blue angels, the headliners, you also have a bunch of other aircraft that are going to be doing a show. that starts earlier in the day. so really all the shows start at 12:30, starting saturday for the next three days. then on top of all the air shows you have the parades of ships. other military ships will come in under the golden gate bridge, parked by pier 80. people can go on the ships for free, to view them, and that is going to be available to the public all weekend long, saturday, sunday and monday. so very busy here in the city this weekend. >> interesting. the ships will be parked. the parking for people will be tough. so they are recommending you tak
week. sir, yes, sir! with the blue angels! then there's the castro street fair. are you going to be there, naked guy? >> yeah. >> hardly strictly bluegrass 10,000 at golden gate park ♪ >> there's going to be hundreds of thousands again if not more than a million people converging on the city. >> reporter: sounds like a traffic nightmare. >> please, please, we urge you to take public transportation. >> reporter: one problem could arise here. now, with all due respect, you're talking a lot about public transportation. muni is not very good these days. that's not just an opinion. our transit system is on time little more than half the time. it's short 160 drivers. buses break down and can't make the runs, which go unfilled. >> i'm optimistic about this weekend? >> really? >> we are investing in the infrastructure which is the buses, the tracks, the trains, the traffic flow. and they are going to get better. >> reporter: this is the type of weekend lots of people get on muni for the first time and form opinions. muni is throwing everything it has at the weekend, which begs the
:00 this morning. >>> at noon you will hear the roar of the blue angels as they begin practice. today a national aviation area from the bay area will be onboard. captain sully sullenberger will be a passenger in blue angel number 7. part of the flying team arrived yesterday. captain sullenberger was chosen to be a special inflight guest for his extraordinary skill in safely landing his stricken commercial airliner in new york's hudson river. all pangs were okay. fleet week busy time for the coast guard and the 65 police and auxillary boats will help out. coast guard practiced yesterday they expect 2,000 private boats on the water this weekend for activities. today you can watch the marines conducting rescue training drills at ocean beach using an amphibious hovercraft at 10:00 in morning along the great highway at balboa drills and demonstrations continue through the noon hour. >>> you can check out the hardly strictly bluegrass festival or columbus parade, castro street fair in san francisco, this weekend will be a traffic headache with hundreds of thousands of people packing into the city. we
trains. good luck. it is going to be just as challenging to get to the blue angels than to fly those jets, not really many but it is going to be interesting. if you have a plan, you should be able to get here safely. just consider all of these different obstacles. amy hollyfield, abc7 news. >>> san francisco is not the only city that has a lot going on this weekend. big events across the bay. saturday cal takes on ucla this is homecoming weekend for cal. stanford takes on arizona both are home games. saturday night, justin bieber will play at oracle arena in oakland. saturday and sunday, madonna at hp pavillion in san jose. ben affleck and bradley cooper are scheduled to appear at the mill valley film festival. millbrae will hold the 7th annual japanese festival. these are just a few of the events for more, go to abc7news.com. >>> what is the potential for just jammed traffic in the city this weekend? >> i would say your odds are high. >>> it is going to be jammed. you can take bart to cal always good because cal game no parking at memorial stadium. caltrain to stanford, muni has extra bu
when we come back more in a minute porifera >> and were back at 4: 4444 >> the blue angels are bay area bound. the fleet week celebration officially starts this wednesday october 3rd. the blue and orange stick to the skies the next day thursday october 4th with a plasti practice session another session will be from 3 to 4 in the afternoon. saturday signals the much anticipated weekend actinic titty the parade of shi--kron 4 was the only station above the lead aircraft carrier last year. >> as you look down uc of the sailors that in the rails. meanwhile the airshow is set a october 6th and sunday october 7th from 1230 to 4:00 p.m. each day the real area acrobatics happened in the blue angel show off their moves. that's from 3 to 4 vote saturday and sunday afternoon also worth noting sunday will feature an america's cup race in san francisco bay from 1: 5022: 30 in the afternoon. kron 4 will be there to cover dog. >> and once again kron 4 will give you the best seat in the house to watch the most exciting of sense of a fleet week its blue angels live sponsored by jeep as part of san franc
this evening. the blue angels are scheduled to perm for the fleet week air show, >>> the blue angels the navy's precision flight team will perform for the fleet week show saturday and sunday. they will be arriving at sfo around 6:15 tonight, probably right at 6:15 because they're right on time all the time. >>> so we get a check on the weather. >> we should. >> you'll know when they come. they come screaming into town of. i can't wait. fleet week will be great, although the weather will change between now and then. today hot outside no getting around that all the way to the coastline these numbers are now soaring. high pressure overhead. you can see the winds very calm over the bay. and well, as we head into the afternoon, it's going to be hot. it's definitely beach weather today. clear and mild tonight. these temperatures going to stay very warm, even through the midnight hour. then we start a gradual cooling trend tomorrow. still probably some spots hot inland tomorrow afternoon but they will be cooling off. right now, it is 94 degrees in livermore. 89 in san jose. we have had to make some
sweet. so happy for her. >> yes. yes. >> she was so hurt. >> coming up blue angels back and have begun a practice run as we continue tonight on abc 7 news we're going to show you the secret weapon they brought with them this year for fleet week. >> also ahead an unusual fleet week warning tonight from the government. and an appeal to help safe the whales off the california coast. >> there is a wernl cooling down but there may be showers coming our way. i'll tell but that in the accu-weather forecast coming up. >> you know what it takes to mend a broken heart. tonight what it takes to build one. >> that familiar sound of fleet week that. roar can only mean they're back flying over san francisco playway. they spent spent the day practicing jogs. there, you can see one. there is blue angels will be out practicing again, tomorrow. and anyone who has watched the blue angels is left wondering how they can fly so close. crew members shared secrets this morning while stationed in san francisco international airport. and leaders said they used the flight to survey the area picking out visual cu
october 6, 2003 in the afternoon for the best show blue angels flying over the bay. >> still ahead on the kron for morning you news the white house net work hacked more on the investigation next. and the hot temperatures continue as take a look at the walnut creek area and a lot more sunshine and livermore. by noon will be 94 and a high of 100 and only cooling down to 89 by 8:00 tonight. dan hurd: when i was a child, california was a leader in education funding. erika derry: and the fact that california isn't making it a priority frustrates me. dan hurd: i'm ashamed of that, and i don't want this to continue for my daughter. brenda kealing: prop 38 is going to bring a lot of money to our schools. suzan solomon: the money stays at the school site. cade derry: what i would really like to see is that the teachers... that were laid off come back to the school. navaz hurd: a smaller class size. navaz hurd: as a mom i want that. as a teacher i want that. prop 38 is an opportunity of a generation. makes it easy for anne to manage her finances when she's on the go. even when she's not goin
to watch the blue angels during fleet week, tune into kron 4. >> we will be back. the big story is the heat and this is a live look at the san mateo bridge. 61 in hayward it is going to see those temperatures, skyrocket. 93 degrees " was a scorcher over the weekend yesterday it was hot. all metal slide that sought one! >> to school law for water like this kid is not in the lord's park in san francisco. a little water gunfight the young and old and a joincan enjoy that. >> did you turn on the air condition if you have it or hop in the shower and take a cold shower or bath. it is going to be a hot one today we could even set some records. >> that's right there are especially in livermore. comp forecasting 101 but 1 02 is-and the record setting high back in 1952 of the then that i don't think we will break any records. we are seeing a note of charles manson and because of the attendees will not be as high as in years past. >> we won't see any clouds and the forecast later this afternoon and we don't have anything to keep the schools. 54 in novato 57 over concord and we're going to heat things
80 today should do it. then more autumn-like numbers tomorrow into the weekend. blue angels and notice, not a lot of change in the days ahead. good morning sue. >>> good morning. big story now is major bart delay. they are saying there's a stalled track between macarthur and 19 inn in oakland downtown oakland trains at a standstill, -- over pushing close to an area. downtown oakland in the fremont, sfo, millbrae, downtown san francisco direction we'll be following that for you. bay bridge commute obviously going to pick up because of this big bart delay live shot coming into san francisco so far light. macarthur maze from 580, 880 and 80 approach, relatively light, looks like 80 east shore freeway beginning to bunch up. waze app this is free, this is 880 through oakland area towards both directions actually looks like it is relatively cleary now once again bart pushing one hour delays east bay to san francisco direction. >>> today on katie one of the most powerful women in silicon valley sits down with katie couric. facebook's chief operating officer is credited with helping
the beloved blue angels. the u.s. navy pilots have been making practice runs for the big show set for saturday and sunday. it's part of fleet week and the parade of ships is tomorrow. here's a look at the other events going on. the giants will take on the reds in the national league playoffs saturday and sunday. the hardly strictly bluegrass festival will take place in golden gate park. the 49ers will play the buffly bills on sunday and the italian heritage parade is on sunday. it's definitely going to be crowded. make sure you take mass transit if you are coming down here. live in san francisco i'm tara moriarty. >>> transportation agencies are gearing up for the busy weekend. and adding more services starting tonight. bart will have up to a dozen special events trained and longer hours to accommodate the crowds. there will be three times as many ferries as usual in and out of the city and muni is adding services and shuttles going straight to the giants game. >>> time now 5:02 overnight news two bart passengers robbed at gunpoint as they were stepping off a train. this happened at 11:30 last
to get out of the house? you have some options. >> reporter: from the site of the blue angels soars for fleet week to the giants and 49ers both playing at home there's america cups racing in the bay hardly strictly bluegrass in golden gate bridge, justin bieber, madonna, just so much going on. tonight as the bay area braces for the bustle, cbs 5 reporter joe vazquez reports the city can't wait for the windfall. >> it's going to be very busy and profitable. >> like what, a car payment? >> it could be depending on the car. ♪ [ music ] >> reporter: not all this weekend tourists will spend money like sailors on leave but they will leave a major mark. >> it's undeniable. >> reporter: matt of the san francisco travel association says visitors to the city spend about $300 per day. >> about a third of that is spent in the hotels. that means two thirds of it is spent outside the hotels. that's restaurant, retail, museum, galleries, other cultural experiences, transportation. >> reporter: with a million visitors projected this weekend, that's an economic impact of about $300 million per day
. there are a ton of e tents. we will tell you how much is going on with a ton of events. the blue angels will have live footage from the sfo. and also, mary jerry brown has details on the sfo. and also, mary jerry brown has details on the bours i don't spend money on gasoline. i am probably going to the gas station about once a month. last time i was at a gas station was about...i would say... two months ago. i very rarely put gas in my chevy volt. i go to the gas station such a small amount that i forget how to put gas in my car. [ male announcer ] and it's not just these owners giving the volt high praise. volt received the j.d. power and associates appeal award two years in a row. ♪ >> the america's cup, and the bluegrass festival, and the bluegrass festival. and fleet week. difficulty parking expected. what some people are doing to cash and. >> the america's cup is already under way and it is bustling with eager fans to watch the action. by mid day marina boulevard was packed with the drivers and they will need a place to park their cars. all of this showing heavy traffic but more and more p
? the famed blue angels back in the bay area and if you were lucky enough to be outside for a while today, you may have caught a little glimpse of their roaring practice routine. the navy jet pilots will showcase their extraordinaire row battics above the bay this weekend flying at times only 18 inches apart. >>> all right. call it the perfect storm. san francisco playing host to a lot of high-profile events this weekend. we have fleet week, play-off baseball, america's cup, street fairs, more than that. there could be more than a million people coming into the city. cbs 5's mike sugerman with the warning chp wants you to take heed of. mike. >>> reporter: i'm south of market and you see the traffic. someone told me it took them 45 minutes to go a mile. that might be good practice for this weekend. the bay area is a popular place to come on weekends but it may never be as popular as it is this weekend when upwards of a million people are expected for a visit. there is a lot going on. so i have come up to twin peaks which is the highest part of the city to give you a sort of aerial view of what'
and visibility should be pretty good for the blue angel store. the air show you've corsica much here on kron4 later. ll talk about >> we are back up to the approach a toll bridge plaza. we do not have any incidents to report and the good news is we're seeing more shuffling coming in from i 80 this morning. the meter lights are on and they're pretty active. we'll continue to see slow conditions across the upper deck. the bay bridge has the potential slow spot in the drive is still at least 15 minutes. the san mateo bridge west brown is slowly building out towards west city. the golden gate bridge southbound 101 slow traffic awaits you. it's pretty dark out there and it looks like heavy conditions however no incidents to report. we're starting slow through the caldecott tunnel and the yellow indicates speeds averaging 45 mi. per hour. the altamont pass is a long stretch of red with speeds below 24 mi. an hour. the south bay when no one a sluggish coming out of the coyote valley. yellow indicates these about 30 m.p.h. there. no. down 85 there is a new act accidents to report. it looks like the a
week. they took a few >>> love that roar, it speaks for itself. the blue angels are back in town for fleet week. they took a few practice runs over the bay today. the real acrobatics come this weekend when they'll wow huge crowds flying just 18 inches apart. >>> they won't be the only attraction this weekend. >> cbs 5 reporter mike sugarman on what you'll have to contend with if you come in to san francisco. >> the bay area is a popular place to come on weekends, but it may never be as popular as it is this weekend when upwards of a million people are expected for a visit. there's a lot going on. i've come up to twin peaks to give you an aerial view of what's going on. two giants games, at&t park saturday and sunday. fleet week up in the air. the america's cup in the bay. we have two big cruise ships coming in. we have a fair, the castro street fair. and hardly strictly bluegrass which is a big concert in golden gate park. other side of the day over there, a cal game on saturday. further south sunday, football game candle stick park, full house for the 49ers. we have a madonna co
to attend. the blue angels will be flying over head, practicing today. catch a quick peek practicing this afternoon and shows saturday and sunday. it's part of fleet week. here is a look at the big events we talked about earlier , the giants taking on the reds in the national league playoffs and the hardly strictly blue grass festival in golden gate park. niners taking on the buffalo bills sunday and italian heritage parade in north beach sunday. the fair and two mega cruise lines docking here in san francisco. that's expected to drop 7000 people off here. if you are planning on coming down in to the city, make sure you take public transportation because parking will be extremely limited. tara moriarty, ktvu channel 2 news. san francisco is not the only place with big events this weekend. stanford hosting the arizona wildcats tomorrow and the cow bears taking on ucla at new memorial stadium. sold out justin bieber concert at the oracle arena. madonna at the hp pavilion, florence and the machine at the shoreline tonight. we in the bay area could experience our version of carmageddon,
's finals in september, right here in san francisco. >>> at the same time, the blue angels will cruise into town and fleet week they arrive around 6:15 flying in formation into sfo they will be joined by ships and sailors from around the world. mayor lee kicked off fleet week yesterday. >> seeing the blue angels fly and practice and the parade of ships that we have -- >> this is probably the best week i've seen in my 36 years as door man. >> hardly -- also the hardly strictly bluegrass festival in golden gate park, oracle open world, private pearl jam concert on treasure island, italian heritage parade and castro street fair, giants in the playoffs and 9ers home. >> you can navigate around all these events or your usual traffic jam with waze, abc7's free traffic app, waze will reroute you around any major issues. you can download it free from abc7news.com/waze. if case you are planning your weekend when to watch the giants they will open up their playoff at home saturday against either cincinnati or washington. with all those events going on the whole weekend will be a lot of traffic.
you will hear the roar overhead of the blue angels. today a national aviation hero from the bay area will be onboard. former us airways captain sully sullenberger will be a passenger in blue angel number 7. part of the flying team arrived yesterday. captain sullenberger was chosen for his extraordinary kill in landing his cripple commercial airliner in hudson river safely. he gets to choose youngsters to fly as well. >> fleet week busy time for the coast guard and 65 police and auxillary boats will help. they practiced rescued yesterday at yerba buena island. they expect 2,000 private boats to be on the water for fleet week activities. drills at ocean beach using an amphibious hovercraft beginning 10:00 this morning. drills and demonstrations will continue through the noon hour. >>> check out the hardly strictly bluegrass festival or the columbus parade, castro street fair. this weekend will be a traffic headache with hundreds of thousands of people packing into san francisco. we have a map at abc7news.com where you can click on each event to see how to avoid some of the traffic hot
" traffic and weather together every 10 minutes. >>> the blue angels will be in the bay area tonight. look to the sky this weekend. the blue angels are scheduled to perform for fleet week over the weekend saturday and sunday. they are due to arrive at the san francisco airport about 6:00 tonight. of course, the america's cup is scheduled to get under way thursday through the weekend too. so it's going to be a crazy weekend. >> lots going on in the city. i know. >>> okay. a big black bear no match for this woman. >> youtube video shows her getting that big black bear off her big porch. here she is. >> let me go in your office because he might come after me. >> get down, right now, go. no, no. no! down! [ laughter ] >> did you ever see throw mama from the train? >> reminds me of my mom. >> this is apparently the same black bear that visited the grillo home a number of times. and the bear responds apparently. he knows her. they have six other videos of the bear on the deck. and i think he is coming back for seconds. that's a big boy. >> get off my porch! [ laughter ] >> all right. >>> time 6
taste of what's to come in san francisco this weekend. that, of course, is the sound of the blue angels doing some practice flying. they're just one piece of what promises to be an epic weekend which could bring with it some epic gridlock. on top for tomorrow, america's cup. the races in fleet week around san francisco's waterfront. the hardly strictly bluegrass festival in golden gate park. stop me if you heard this before. and a florence and the machine concert at shoreline. not to mention the giants, 49ers, et cetera, et cetera. do not try to drive into the city this weekend. bart will add more trains and longer trains this sunday. for a full list of events, head to www.cbs5.com. >>> turkeys gone wild. dozens if not hundreds of them have invaded one bay area city. they're everywhere, running through the streets, destroying gardens, even roofs. the unusual way people are defending themselves. >> the turkeys are back! >> reporter: there are turkeys in hercules. >> they're all over this area, hercules, el cerrito, in my neighborhood. >> reporter: and some residents complain they are dam
by the united states navy and the blue angels. and those huge crowds will also see some of the top skippers in the world humming some of the fastest boats on water in fleet and match race competitions. and one of those skippers, the winningest sir russell coutts leading his oracle crew against the swedish artemis team in the first match race. the oracle supporting the giants with the sf logo on their boats. and in what looked like a victory coutts, it was ruled he had not correctly rounded four. so he was disqualified. so artemis advances to face jimmy spithill's oracle usa team. and so the final four and the championship finals of the match racing competition all set for saturday on the bay. and now coming up at 6:00, we will go 25 years back in time to look at the 1987 america's cup where dennis conner and stars and stripes took the cup back from the awustralians, what wer you doing in 1987? i think i was doing my algebra work. >> i was there in san diego watching it in the late 80s. >> i was doing my math homework as well. >> laurence son the water. kate longworth is in detroit. jaymee i
the day before the start of a new session. time now is 6:10. from the blue angels to the america's cup. the big event that could create a traffic nightmare for bay area drivers this week. >> the political and personal secrets of this man, arnold schwarzenegger. his revealing interview last night on 60 minutes. >> should have been one of the best days of their lives. the couple's heart break after $10,000 worth of wedding gifts were stolen. ,,,, vo: for years, sacramento politicians have chopped away funds for our schools. today, we're forty-seventh out of fifty in per-pupil funding. now these politicians say unless we send more tax dollars to sacramento, they'll cut education again. here's a new approach. prop thirty-eight sends billions in new education dollars straight to our local schools, and guarantees the politicians can't touch it. thirty-eight will restore the education cuts from sacramento. so remember this number. oakland and the oakland colm have apo >>> a noisy night in the east bay. city of oakland and coliseum have apologized following a late night rave event on saturday.
emission as well as better air quality monitoring. >>> so fleet week is underway with the blue angels overhead. the navy is showing off an amphibious vehicle. >> i'm very impressed by the size of it, the ability to carry emergency vehicles, from trucks to generators, and all the things we might need in a disaster we hope we never have. >> the mayor was impressed by what the hovercraft could do. it was part of a drill that involved a cooperative effort. gerald huber says the hovercraft could be deployed quickly. >> we are self-sufficient. we do not add an extra burden to a catastrophe that is already taking place. we are self-sustaining with our fuel and our food and our needs here in support of the city. >> this morning's drill was meant to simulate a real disaster response. that hovercraft has been deployed in other disasters such as hurricane katrina. an amphibious ready group was also just deployed to the middle east. >>> the 32-year-old truck driver who hit an amtrak train in hanford says he can't explain what happened. investigators say marcario medina was not impaired at the tim
francisco and beyond. what you need to know about the weather. we have fleelt wet week and thed blue angels. >> i'm ready. a great looking day shaping up. things are going to change through the next 72 hours. if you will be headed to the city, count on great conditions. it works out like this. temperatures in the 50s and plenty of 40s. winds will come out of the west carrying in that cool pacific air and making for a very comfortable day, especially inland. 75 in livermore and 69 in san francisco and temperatures if we head throughout the heat of the day will be perfect for viewing the blue angels. temperatures drop off and increasing the cloud cover. we are expecting a few showers. through the end of next week, 70s and we are done with the extreme heat. give the ac a brick for the next seven days. >> nice for the power bill. if you want to catch the action in person yourself, here's a run down of the events happening around the bay area. fleet week in the northern san francisco waterfront from 8 to 5:00 today. we will have a live report on fleet week and the lineup at 7:00. america's cup v
. winning 7-4. they are 2 1/2 back of the rangers in the west and 2 1/2 ahead of the angels for the final wildcard. >>> giants and padres in san diego. the blue man group wearing their fall colors, i guess. giants get on the board first in the first. hunter pence, three-run shot off eric stults. his 23rd of the year. just like that 3-0, g-men. next pitch. xavier nady out of cal, goes deep to center. cameron maybe has a leap continue. great catch. took a chunk out of the wall in the process. madison bumgarner on the mound and he got rocked. third inning, chase headley two-run shot. padres take the 4-3 lead. bumgarner 4 innings. giants go on to lose it 7-3. all right. who has the best record in bay area college football right now? that would be san jose state. spartans looking for their fourth straight victory hosted by navy. a defensive battle. travis johnson strips the quarterback trey miller. they recover and here we go. not a lot of offense in the first quarter. here's a terrific play. he looks like he is sacked. escapes and tosses it up. makes an outstanding one-handed grab. spore fans
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